Notice of Election

Notice of Election

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Special Meeting of Balcombe Parish Council

There will be a Special Meeting of Balcombe Parish Council after the Annual Parish Meeting on Thursday 26 March at 9.30 pm in Bramble Hall.    Please click below to see the Agenda.

Agenda Special Meeting 26 March 2015

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Annual Parish Meeting Thursday 26 March

The Annual Parish Meeting will take place on Thursday 26 March at 7.30 pm in Bramble Hall.     Following the meeting there will be a talk about bees.

Please click on the link below to view the Agenda and the Minutes from 2014.   Villagers are welcome to submit further items for the Agenda by emailing the clerk at

Agenda Annual Parish Meeting 26 March 2015

Draft Minutes (Annual Parish) 15 May 2014

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Becoming a Councillor


Click on the poster to view a larger version.

Have you ever thought about helping the community and becoming a councillor yourself?   Please click on the link below to see information on  Balcombe Parish Council  and the various working groups.

New Councillor Boards 2015

Here are three useful documents to download which give more information.

For more information, Contact the Clerk on 01444 811833 or

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Reporting Anti-Social Driving

Operation Crackdown is the online reporting tool for members of the public to report incidents of anti social driving.  The link is  There is also a new link which allows people to see what anti social driving is being reported in their areas.  The link for that is



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Free Health Care Checks

Free NHS health checks for residents

The Mid Sussex Wellbeing team has organised NHS health checks in Burgess Hill, East Grinstead and Haywards Heath.

NHS health checks can help people get on the right path to a healthy future by spotting any potential health problems at an early stage.  The free NHS health checks are run by trained health professionals and take just 20-30 minutes. Appointments are available to people aged between 40 and 74 years old as long as they are not on medication for high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, cholesterol or kidney disease.

Everybody who takes part will receive a blood pressure check, a cholesterol measurement, and will have their BMI (Body Mass Index) calculated by measuring height and weight. After the health check there will be an opportunity to discuss the results with a trained Wellbeing Advisor, who will provide personalised advice on how to lower the risk of future problems and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

Appointments for the NHS health checks are available now and must be booked in advance. Sessions will be held on Thursday 8th January in Haywards Heath, Tuesday 17th February in East Grinstead and Monday 9th March in Burgess Hill. For more information or to book an appointment for a free health check call the Mid Sussex Wellbeing team on 01444 477191 or email.

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Judicial Review Decision

Frack Free Balcombe Residents’ Association (FFBRA) challenged the WSCC planning approval allowing Cuadrilla to Flow Test the well at Lower Stumble via Judicial Review. The hearing took place 6/7 November and last week the decision was made known. FFBRA’s claim for Judicial Review was dismissed and the Judge ruled with WSCC.

Cuadrilla have informed Balcombe Parish Council that they have no immediate plans for Balcombe.

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